Month: October 2020

News + Notes
Illustration: Two figures peeking under a giant rug-sized Lafayette Consolidated Government logo

Council Preview 10/20: Funding LCG pay raises, City Council grows impatient, offloading parish parks and rent assistance

The gist: This meeting presents several items at the root of recent confrontation between members of the City Council and mayor-president. Items addressing the council’s bid for independent legal representation, the ongoing LUS investigation and finding permanent leadership for it, LUS Fiber, parks and recreation and the police department are all on that agenda. Plus, […]

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Election 2020

Who counts your vote in Lafayette Parish?

COVID-19 didn’t just disrupt our lives, it disrupted our democracy. And the Nov. 3 election is speeding toward us. We’re taking questions from readers to help navigate a historically complicated election.

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